Hybrid offices for flexible working

6th November 2019

The number of employees demanding flexible working continues to rise. And with over 39.3 million adults have access to the internet every day, making it even more straightforward to work remotely. So how can businesses adapt? Paul Statham, founder and CEO of Condeco, said: “UK households now enjoy almost universal access to the internet, which has grown exponentially from 2006 when only 57% of homes were connected. “The impact on our personal lives is obvious, but it has also transformed the way we work. Thanks to cloud-based collaboration and services such as email and video conferencing, a laptop and internet connection… (more)

5 Ways To Stay Active In The Office

29th October 2019

Sitting all day can lead to a whole host of health issues. These include backache, sore shoulders, neck strain and even heart diseases. It’s no secret that a mostly sedentary lifestyle can lead to weight gain and a shortened life span. So, in the office design and fit-out process, we work closely with HR and Facilities teams to help identify the utilisation and activity of workspaces. We help to rethink existing spaces at the early stages of the office design to produce a workplace that takes into account the work-style needs of teams and individuals. The result? A flexible, healthier and… (more)

Fish Financial Kitchen Breakout

Rapport complete Fish Financial Workspace Project

28th October 2019

We are delighted to showcase our recent project for Fish Financials. Working closely with our clients’ management team, we developed design material, detailed works specifications, and cost options.  Key elements of the design reflect Fish Financial professional status. (more…) (more)

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Managing a successful office relocation

21st October 2019

In today’s busy commercial market, fewer directors and managers have the availability or experience to dedicate the time required in managing a successful office relocation project. Appointing an independent project representative such as Rapport at the earliest stage to your proposed relocation date or office fit-out can help your business save time and money. Below are our top 3 considerations for a successful office relocation or a design and fit-out project. 1. Early preparation and planning can save you money Detailed space analysis and study of your current operation will identify your functional needs, and determine new ways of working, to… (more)

London Office Design – Shepherds Bush Housing Group

6th August 2019

Office Design Case Study: SBHG Moving offices is a significant investment for any business, and we are proud to have worked on some incredible projects over the years across a variety of sectors including; media, banking, finance and technology with a strong portfolio of projects for housing associations. Throughout our time in the industry, we have built many strong relationships with our clients. And at the core of our business is Rapport. We believe it is a crucial component to the successful outcome of a project, from a clear brief. In particular, Rapport was integral to two for Shepherds Bush… (more)